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DOH holds HIV surveillance
THE Department of Health and other agencies held a random human immunodeficiency virus surveillance to determine the human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome cases in Cagayan de Oro City.
Thu May 23, 2013
Fire hits MisOr vet office
Cagayan de Oro City Fire District's initial investigation suggested a faulty electrical wiring may have caused the fire considering that the building is very old, said fire investigator Rosalito Caratao.
Malilong: Move to postpone barangay polls
THE term of office of barangay officials, which is fixed by the Local Government Code, has undergone two changes: on Feb.
NorMin ranks 4th in Comelec gun ban violations
THE Philippine National Police in Northern Mindanao was declared as the fourth region having the most number of confiscated firearms in the Philippines since the implementation of the Commission on Elections gun ban for the May 13 midterm polls.
NBI witness in Fr. Tentorio's killing said he wasn't there, only forced to sign affidavit
The National Bureau of Investigation's witness to the killing of Italian missionary Fausto "Pops" Tentorio, who was parish priest of Arakan, North Cotabato at the time of his death, did not witness the incident at all, but was forced to say so only out of fear.
Wed May 22, 2013
Rodriguez to file Cha-cha resolution in 16th Congress
Reelected Cagayan de Oro City Rep. Rufus Rodriguez said yesterday he would file a resolution with the incoming 16th Congress calling for Charter change .
Hydro projects may solve power shortages in...
POTENTIAL hydro projects in Mindanao that can generate at least 1,093 megawatts capacity may solve the 300-450 MW power shortages in the island.
Granex conflagration rages on; fire razes...
The conflagration that hit the coconut oil mill of Granexport Manufacturing Corporation in Barangay Kiwalan on Monday afternoon has continued to rage as another round of flame billowed from the thick smoke as of 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Tue May 21, 2013
Fire hits Granex Oil Mill
CAGAYAN DE ORO. Fire fighters contain the fire that raze Granex Oil Mill. The fire starts inside a warehouse which contain tons of dried copra for processing.
Mon May 20, 2013
Vugt: Happy birthday to the Church
ON SUNDAY, May 19, we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost, the coming down of the Holy Spirit over the Apostles and the entire church of Jerusalem.
Reforms top priority for next congress
Speaker Feliciano Belmonte said the results of the May 13 elections which showed strong support for the Aquino government is a strong indication of similar people's backing to government's reform agenda.
Sun May 19, 2013
Navy Chief visits wounded marines
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY The flag-officer-in-command of the Philippine Navy visited the largest infantry division in Mindanao over the weekend and pinned medals to wounded marine soldiers in Camp Edilberto Evangelista, Cagayan de Oro City.
Motorcycle driver shot dead
A "HABAL-HABAL" driver was shot dead along Narra St. in Reyes Village subdivision, Barangay Bugo in Cagayan de Oro City Saturday night.
Luczon: Dawn of the new Thinking Class?
THE success of Mayor-elect Oscar Moreno in thrashing the empire created by Vicente Emano in Cagayan de Oro is just one of the few developments in the local elections in Mindanao, as a greater picture, and how possibly the majority of the people think and decide whom to vote in this age of much recent technology.
The People's Choice
Mayor Vicente Emano says this in television news report when asked how he takes the big blow on his political career after he loses the mayoralty bid in the city against Misamis Oriental governor Oscar Moreno in the May 13 elections.
Van Vugt: A plea to our new Mayor Oscar Moreno
Finally we got rid in our city of a political kingpin and a notorious vote-buyer. I myself could not cast my vote in the elections because I am still considered to be a foreigner despite my having worked in the Philippines for over 50 years for the welfare of our nation.
Sat May 18, 2013
Oro woman tops criminology exam
TOPPING the recent 2013 Criminologist Board exam never crossed Xian Hilot Gaje's mind.
Fri May 17, 2013
Bambi Emano wins Misamis Oriental gubernatorial race
The Commission on Elections said Emano got 190,986 votes compared to his rival, Vice Governor Norris Babiera, who garnered only 170,321 votes.
Wed May 15, 2013
Namfrel needs more ERs to start parallel count
THREE days after the elections, the National Citizens' Movement for Free Elections has yet to receive more election returns from the Commission on Elections to do its parallel count.
Moreno defeats incumbent Emano in CDO
A combination of community issues centered on his handling of the Typhoon Sendong relief efforts ended the magic of Mayor Vicente Emano, whose political dominance in this city and the province of Misamis Oriental spanned more than three decades.